Automation As We Know It

Automation, as We Know it, is Changing  [by Heather L. Sidorowicz.] Smart Home…Automated Home…Tech Home… Up until recently these terms have been held for the rich and famous…the upper echelon. Combining audio, video, lights, HVAC, and shades had been difficult, and that equated to expensive. Having a truly custom system always has been a challenging feat…

Smartening Up Business and Homes in North Carolina

Right now there is a revolutionary changeover happening in business as well as home. The latest innovations in automation are being connected with today’s mobile phones, the internet, and much more. In North Carolina, things are now starting to shape up into a whole new era of control, and you may find that there are…

The Holiday Benefits of Smart Home Controls

The holidays are a wonderful time for people of all backgrounds, as they bring together families, friends, and more to a joyous few months of celebration. With the season comes a great deal of issues, and they aren’t always in regards to family gatherings. Homeowners and businesses alike have to deal with several elements when…

Crestron Advanced Control and Automation Systems

Convergence Technologies is proud to offer Crestron automation systems for homes and businesses. These systems are known worldwide for their integrated solutions to control audio, video, computer, IP and environmental systems. Crestron systems streamline technology to improve the quality of life for people at home and at work. We choose to install Crestron systems because…

How to Improve Energy Efficiency With Home Automation

“Green”, “energy efficiency”, and “sustainability” are popular terms these days. It seems that people everywhere are doing what they can to reduce their energy expenditures and lessen their impact on the environment. Home automation allows homeowners to become better stewards of the earth by controlling the major systems in their homes so that there is…

What is Home Automation?

Home automation is the high-tech way of transforming a traditional home into a smart home. Basically, it is technology that gives homeowners remote or automatic control over devices and appliances within their home. An automated home controls security, temperatures, audio/video, lighting, and more. Homeowners everywhere are discovering the advantages that home automation offers.  Convenience, security,…

HVAC Control System Helps You Save Money on Energy Costs

We are all looking for ways to reduce our energy costs and save money.  Heating and cooling your home can be one of your biggest expenditures each month.   One way to reduce your energy expenses is to install an affordable HVAC control system from Convergence Technologies.   With a typical HVAC system, homeowners have one…